Student Saver

November 2011

Apply for the Starving Student Scholarship!

If you're interested in receiving some money for college, then this scholarship might be for you! In this article we've listed some information about the Starving Student scholarship.

New Years Resolutions for Student Success in 2012

Out with the old and in with the new. What will 2012 bring for you? Now's the time to decide that for yourself and make a change for the better in your student career. Stick with these simple New Year's resolutions and you're bound to see a...

How to Get Your Standardized Test Fees Waived

If you are looking to take standardized tests but are inhibited by the fees involved, then you might look into how your test fees can be waived. Here are some options for taking the SAT, ACT, or GRE.

Choose Your Classes Wisely and Graduate on Time!

Most colleges emphasize the importance of graduating on time, and students have a lot to gain from doing so. Finishing on schedule allows grads to avoid incurring thousands in additional college costs and get their careers underway, thereby...

Is it More Important to Be Involved in Campus Activities or to Get a Job?

Deciding whether or not to be involved in campus activities or to get a job can be a difficult choice for some. We've listed some pros and cons for each to help you decide.

Students: Get Education Discounts Sent to Your Inbox

Considering how limited the finances of a student can be, it's a good thing there are some great discounts that come with that student ID or .edu email address. However, sometimes the best deals are hard to find. This article lists some sites...

Don't Pay Too Much for Your Next Computer

During college years, having access to a computer is essential for completing coursework. This article outlines some tips for obtaining this necessary tool without breaking your budget.

10 Tips for Getting to Your 8AM Class on Time

Sometimes, classes are only available at what seem like ungodly hours of the morning. If you had to sign up for an early morning course and you're having trouble getting to class on time, the ten tips in this article can help.

5 Steps to Efficient (Stanford-approved!) Procrastination

Procrastination is usually considered a bad trait, but it is one that many people share. Instead of telling people (and himself) to stop procrastinating, one philosophy professor has figured out a way to make procrastination into a strategy for...

7 Ways to Keep Winter Break Travel Affordable

For many students, winter break involves traveling. Whether going back home to be with family for the holidays or taking an adventurous vacation, the 7 tips in this article will help you make financially smart decisions about getting where you're...

How to Avoid Overspending Over Winter Break

Winter break is one of the easiest times for college students to accidentally overspend. This article outlines some of the common cash sinks of the holiday season and how to avoid them.

10 Online Merchants with Great Student Discounts

Student discounts aren't only applicable to in-store purchases anymore. In this article, figure out where you can go shopping online and still get great deals. Some offers may even be better online than in the stores.

10 Mobile Apps That Can Simplify Your Life

Online stores offer hundreds of apps for your smartphone or tablet. While many of them are games to fill your free time, there are also several apps designed to help save you time when your schedule gets busy, or just make your responsibilities...

How to Have a Thanksgiving Meal on a Student's Budget

Just because you can't travel home for the four-day weekend doesn't mean you can't celebrate Thanksgiving. In this article, read about cheap, tasty ways that students can celebrate and feel thankful.

3 Ways to Stay Healthy in College and Not Drain Your Bank Account

When you go away to college, you don't have to sacrifice your health in order to save money. There are plenty of creative ways to stay healthy without draining your bank account.

How to Become a Student Entrepreneur

Becoming a student entrepreneur can be easier than you might think. With some hard work and commitment, along with a sense of fun and creativity, you could get started with your new business right away.

Students: Stop Wasting Money on Things You Don't Really Need

In today's world, you might feel pressured to have certain things just for status, like designer clothes and the newest tech. However, learning to ask yourself what you really need versus what you've been spending money on is a good trait to...

Don't Wait Until After You've Graduated to Start Investing

Many college students don't take the time to think about their finances while they are still in school. This can lead to financial difficulties later on. In this article, read about the reasoning behind investing before graduation, as well as...

How to Make a Budget...and Stick to It!

Making a budget and sticking to it is one of the greatest lessons in life. For some, it can also be one of life's greatest challenges. That's why the earlier you start with it, the easier it will be for you to adjust - and save!

Save Time and Improve Your Grades: Study Smarter, Not Longer

In order to improve your grades in college, it is advisable to study smarter rather than longer. What this means might be different to each individual, so we've listed some basic tips to get you started.

5 Cheap and Easy Foods That Aren't Ramen

Are you dreaming about ramen noodles from eating so much of it? Well, your college days of surviving on a ramen diet may come to a halt with the alternative dishes in this blog. Don't worry! These meals can fit within your limited budget, and...

How the Creative Commons License Can Save You Money

Creative Commons is an organization that balances creators' copyrights with Internet users' free access to images and information. Find out how Creative Commons can save you money, no matter what project you are working on.

Time Management Secrets of Straight-A Students

You might be wondering how straight-A students get that way. Well, here's the secret - they didn't come from another planet. They stuck to a few of these tips we've listed to help get you better organized and with successful results.

Get Your Finances in Control Today!

Achieving financial stability is increasingly important. For some people, though, it might seem implausible. However, getting your finances in control is completely possible with planning, commitment and hard work.

Is Your Browser a Time-Waster?

It might not seem like such a big deal, but finding out whether or not your internet Web browser is a time-waster can help you accomplish more when you're online. Check out some of these helpful hints.

POSEC: The Secret to Succeeding in School

Who doesn't have problems managing their time now and again? That's all the more true if you're a college student; the weight of classes, homework, tests, employment and social obligations can prove positively crushing. But's Student...

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